iPad Mini vs BlackBerry Playbook? Rene Ritchie weighs in

Rene Ritchie @reneritchie, has written up an interesting piece about Playbook in regards to current competition offerings and pricing. While he may be Editor-in-Chief of iMore his views are very impartial. He doesn’t say the PlayBook is a better deal than the iPad Mini, but he does offer his opinion in regards to the value propositions of both devices and he […]

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The Future of RIM, may have very little to do with cellphones

Thorsten Heins is a great CEO. He’s already made dramatic changes in regards to streamlining RIM from management down to manufacturing. But the real testament to Heins brilliance in this “transitionary” period, is the choice to forge ahead with BB10 instead of offering up BlackBerry handsets to Windows Phone 8 or whatever the latest build of […]

FlyCraft Leaked Footage

Get a sneak preview of the new game FlyCraft being built specifically for the BlackBerry Playbook! Built in under 1 month! If you’ve never heard of FlyCraft read about it from the developer “I would like to announce the release of a new game called “FlyCraft” by the end of the month. After the warm welcome that […]

BlackBerry PlayBook OS updated to v2.1.0.1088

Research In Motion has released a small update to the PlayBook OS, This update takes us to version 2.1.0.1088. This is a very tiny update (79MB) at this time there is no changelog available to us so one could assume that this update is for minor bug fixes and nothing more.. So grab your PlayBook […]

Adobe DRM For EPUB Now Supported On BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet And Blackberry 10

RIM has announced that the Playbook now supports EPUB DRM (Digital Rights Management. In the future there may be an e reader app and it will be able to read epub documents. Adobe® Reader Mobile SDK is a software development kit (SDK) enabling mobile device and software developers to embed PDF and eBook support into […]

bbUI.js Updated to version 0.9.4!

Research In Motion has updated bbUI.js framework to version 0.9.4. This updated version brings some great updates both for BlackBerry 10 and BlackBerry PlayBook developers. The focus in this release has really been around bug fixes, optimizations and additional JavaScript® interfaces. Hit the break to read more!

GameResort Teases with Probe the Humans for the PlayBook

RIM has had their nose to the proverbial grinding stone as of late to get everything in place with the release of BB10 on the horizon.  RIM is making sure that the app catalog is chock full of different options that will appeal to the various users out there.   In the mean time GameResort has […]

PlayBook OS 2.1 Set to Be Released Tomorrow October 3rd!

According to a recently leaked document Research In Motion’s BlackBerry PlayBook is set to receive an OS updated to OS 2.1 tomorrow! This update will bring lots of new features and fixes to the PlayBook including BlackBerry Bridge will now support viewing SMS messages on the PlayBook. Hit the break for the full change log!

BlackBerry Dev Alpha Updated to v10.0.9 Bundle 44

With all of the buzz surrounding BlackBerry Jam Americas Research In Motion has released an OS update to the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha! OS 10.0.9 Bundle 44 can be downloaded via BlackBerry Desktop Software. I was told that this update bring core applications including Contacts, Calendar,etc..

Video: BlackBerry 10 Sneak Peek: Mobile Has a Brand New Flow

Mobile Link Check out the latest advancements with BlackBerry Flow on the new BlackBerry 10 platform in this exclusive demo with the RIM product team. In the new BlackBerry Hub, you can check in on conversations or cycle between apps seamlessly.

Official OS: BlackBerry Curve 9360 OS 7.1.0.694 from AT&T

BlackBerry Handheld Software v7.1.0.1996 (Multilanguage) Package Version: 7.1.0.1996 Consisting of: Applications: 7.1.0.694 Software Platform: 9.6.0.93 File name: 9360M_PBr7.1.0_rel1996_PL9.6.0.93_A7.1.0.694_AT_T.exe File size: 232.64MB Note: The Software Platform and Applications version numbers can be found under Options-About screen on the handheld.

RIM confirms PlayBook OS 2.1 coming soon in BES 5/Mobile Fusion blog posts

We were expecting to see an update to the PlayBook OS sometime in the near future, especially since BlackBerry 10 Jam Americas is right around the corner.  Well it looks like we will be seeing something very soon.  RIM posted some blog articles today at BES 5 and Mobile Fusion updates, and in one of […]

BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha Updated to OS 10.0.6.670

The BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha has been updated to OS 10.0.6.670 today! At this time there is no change log available so, if you see something new feel free to let us know in the comments and we will update this article accordingly.

Unchain your Berry! – Unlock Codes Starting at $9.95

Tired of your wireless carrier? Traveling Abroad and don’t want to pay outrageous international fees?  Want to switch to a new carrier, but you don’t want to buy a new BlackBerry? Why not unlock your BlackBerry to use it on another network? We offer unlock codes for all the major carriers from T-Mobile to Sprint! […]

Now Available for Linux: BlackBerry Native SDK 2.1Beta

Reseach In Motion has released the BlackBerry Native SDK 2.1 beta for Linux users! RIM has already released the BlackBerry Native SDK 2.1 for Windows and Mac users for they have officially released the beta for Linux!

PillPad by Alade Designs

There are a large amount of people in the world that are required to take multiple pills to manage an ailment or disease that is affecting their life.  I know from personal experience how frustrating it can be to track the daily doses of these pills.  Growing up my father had and still has to […]

Get a BlackBerry PlayBook 16GB WiFi Only for $159 at Staples Canada on Sunday

With the release of the 4G LTE BlackBerry PlayBook in Canada as well as the recent discontinuation of the 16GB WiFi only PlayBook, Staples in Canada will be offering the 16GB WiFi only model for only $159 in store! Staples “Sunday Door Crasher” sale will really have you thinking about picking one or two or […]

Use Google Music on your BlackBerry PlayBook With GoogMusic

For most of us we are always looking for ways to be able to integrate different things into our PlayBooks.  Whether that be different music platforms or any other items if there is a will there is a way.  Most of us have fallen prey to the Google craze and have used Google for many […]

RIM releases some BlackBerry PlayBook 4G how-to videos ahead of launch

We all know that the 4G version of the BlackBerry PlayBook is launching tomorrow in Canada, and in preparation of this RIM has released a couple of quick how-to videos.  These videos focus on the new cellular connectivity of the 4G PlayBook and how to use these new functions.  Hit the break to check out […]

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins “To deliver BB10 we may need to look at licensing it “

RIM has long been rumored to be looking at the possibility of Licensing BlackBerry 10 to different manufactures(Samsung, Sony, HTC). Thea always denied such rumors until a recent interview from The Telegraph. The Telegraph sat down with Research In Motion’s CEO Thorsten Heins. During the interview, Heins offered more insight into the possibilities of licensing […]